The first table below looks at the demand for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 79 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.64% 0.62% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.68% 2.68% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,309
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.20%
Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
163 149 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.29% 22.96% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 136 120 82
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
East Midlands

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

VLAN
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Northamptonshire region.

VLAN Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

VLAN
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brackley - 3 £32,750 -
Northampton -14 1 £33,000 +6.45%
VLAN
East Midlands

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing VLAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VLAN.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (75.00%) MCITP
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) MCSE
2 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) MCP
3 8 (66.67%) Clustering
4 7 (58.33%) SAN
5 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (50.00%) SLA
6 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (33.33%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) WLAN
8 3 (25.00%) VPN
8 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (25.00%) Change Management
9 2 (16.67%) Management Information System

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing VLAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) WLAN
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) MCITP
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (75.00%) MCSE
1 9 (75.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco